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Information technology is revolutionizing every aspect of society, and healthcare is no exception. In fact, healthcare is a sector that can uniquely benefit from the accurate and comprehensive aggregation of information. A number of healthcare information systems workers are employed in an effort to use IT to manage administrative aspects of healthcare. Health information managers combine an understanding of business and IT to implement functional medical records and information systems in healthcare offices. They direct the daily activities of health information technicians. Health information technicians are the professionals who manage individual health records on a daily basis; they update records with new information, store records, and produce records at the doctor’s request. Medical billing and coding specialists use the information in medical records to bill insurance companies and ensure that the healthcare facility is reimbursed for its services.

An associate degree in healthcare information systems is appropriate for positions as a health information technician, billing and coding specialist, or other healthcare information support worker. Those interested in becoming health information managers will need to pursue a bachelor’s or master’s degree in health administration, healthcare information systems, business administration, or another pertinent area. While not required, professional credentials are widely regarded in this field and can help one secure a job.

A large increase in the demand for healthcare services is predicted for the 2008-2018 period, as the elderly population in the United States balloons. Because of this, health information technicians and managers should have very good job opportunities in the coming years. The average annual health information technician salary ranges from $24,000-39,000; health information managers earn $62,000-104,000.

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Accredited Colleges Offering Healthcare Informatics Degrees
Partner Colleges Annual Tuition Recommend Rate
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Purdue University Global $14,343 36% (121 reviews)
226 Programs, 4 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS in Health Information Management
  • Health Information Management
  • Master of Health Informatics
  • Master of Health Information Management
Southern New Hampshire University Online $9,600 61% (345 reviews)
340 Programs, 5 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS Health Information Management
  • BS Healthcare Administration - Health Information Management
  • MBA in Healthcare Informatics
  • MS in Health Information Management
Walden University Not Provided 49% (524 reviews)
639 Programs, 3 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS in Health Studies - Health Informatics
  • BS in Information Technology - Healthcare Informatics
  • MS in Information Technology - Health Informatics
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Campuses: Anderson
$30,450 92% (12 reviews)
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$18,629 - $28,336 86% (346 reviews)
Campuses: Online
Not Provided 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Boston
$53,948 93% (40 reviews)
Campuses: Waltham
$55,395 100% (13 reviews)
Campuses: Tempe
$15,400 67% (12 reviews)
Campuses: San Diego, National City, San Marcos
$16,972 20% (10 reviews)
Campuses: Minneapolis
$14,579 66% (609 reviews)
Campuses: Lynchburg
$10,766 Add Review
Campuses: Burlington
$41,010 88% (8 reviews)
Campuses: Oregon City
$12,414 Add Review
Campuses: Clemson
$37,128 89% (28 reviews)
Campuses: Cleveland
$16,523 100% (1 review)
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$17,000 - $25,000 40% (45 reviews)
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Campuses: Orange Beach
$6,600 81% (166 reviews)
Campuses: Columbia
$16,557 Add Review
Campuses: Columbus
$16,920 58% (12 reviews)
Campuses: Baltimore
$10,204 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: New York
$8,050 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Brooklyn
$14,910 96% (28 reviews)
Campuses: Madison
$12,249 100% (4 reviews)
Campuses: Chicago
$39,975 92% (25 reviews)
Campuses: Philadelphia
$53,244 79% (38 reviews)
Campuses: Durham
$55,695 100% (14 reviews)
Campuses: Dyersburg
$16,523 Add Review
Campuses: Greenville
$23,465 100% (28 reviews)
Campuses: Davenport
$7,328 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Albany
Not Provided 60% (144 reviews)
Campuses: Madison
$43,142 20% (5 reviews)

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